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Peabody (Mass.)--History
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Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.)
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Annual Report
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Library Audit
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Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.)--Library Trustee's
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Peabody Institute (Peabody Mass.)--Director's Report
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peter a. torigian
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henry m. meek
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the henry m. meek publishing co.
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town clerk of peabody
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city of peabody
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Peabody MA History Collection
by John E. Murphy
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Political flyer for state Rep. John E. Murphy for mayor of Peabody.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Committee of Fifteen
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A reprint of the Charter under the Acts of 1916 Chapter 300 for the City of Peabody. The original charter was written by the Committee of Fifteen, who were appointed by the town Selectmen to look into the reasons and logistics of Peabody incorporating as a City.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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An eight (8) page document that makes claims against Peabody Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell and attempts to show that Mayor O'Donnell is corrupt by way of four (4) case studies.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A four page political ad for Michael J. Murtagh who was running for mayor of Peabody against Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell. This ad makes 13 claims against the mayor to show that he is now worth being reelected. 
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Assessors of Peabody
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List of Polls from 1891-1892. The list for 1891 is a partial list as there are some pages missing.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government,...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
by City of Peabody Planning Board
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Copy of the nine (9) page ordinance amending the zoning ordinance for the City of Peabody, which seeks to make changes to the definitions of the zoning laws of Peabody. From Jan. 27, 1978.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
by Frank L. Wiggin, Chairman, Committee for Continued Progress in Peabody
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Political card for the reelection of Peabody Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Philip C. O'Donnell Campaign
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Some facts in letter form for the reelection of Peabody Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A flyer for a vote on Referendum Article 8 in Peabody. The vote will allow the rezoning of land in West Peabody for a mall. The flyer states that this will bring in new jobs and businesses along with widening the tax base. It is unknown how the vote turned out.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--West Peabody, Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Committee for Continued Progress
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Political mailer for the reelection of Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell. Mayor O'Donnell was the eighth mayor of Peabody. According to the book The Peabody Story , which was published in 1973 O'Donnell was the only mayor, at the time, to be elected to a fourth and fifth term.  He was first elected in 1951 and served until 1961. He is best known for the helping to construct the North Shore Mall.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Committee for Continued Progress in Peabody
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A copy of an editorial for the reelection of Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell that appeared in the Lynn Telegram News  for Sunday, September 29, 1957.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
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A luggage tag that promotes the reelection of Peabody Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell -- Year unknown.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Robert Blake
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A political ad by Robert Blake who was running for mayor of Peabody against Edward T. Meaney who was mayor of Peabody from 1962-1967. Mr. Blake was endorsed by former mayor Joseph B. O'Keefe.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Philip C. O'Donnell Campaign
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A mailer for the reelection of Peabody Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Adams / Howard & Greeley
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A 48 page report on the future growth of Peabody that was prepared for the Peabody Planning Board by Adams, Howard and Greely  of Cambridge Massachusetts. The report was submitted in December of 1954. Includes revision of zoning map, correction of street map to show all streets, survey and maps of existing conditions in regard to land use, public facilities, economic factors, population and trends and the planning problems needing to be tackled for the future. The report details the prospects...
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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Plans for Tuberculosis Dispensary built on Lowell Street fro 1912. Built between Church Street, which is now St. John's Ave, and Linehan Court, which no longer exists but was between the present St. John's Ave and the present day School Street. In 1913, this dispensary was located between what was then 40 and 44 Lowell Street.  Ernest J. Porter Co., Inc. was awarded the contract for building Tuberculosis Dispensary by joint meeting of the Board of Selectmen and Health Officials on Sept. 12,...
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Map(s)
Peabody MA History Collection
by Womens' Committee For Philip C. O'Donnell
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A political ad for Peabody Mayor Philip C. O'Donnell by the Womens' Committee For Philip C. O'Donnell. The front has a quote form a radio address and the inside lists his accomplishments and on the other side is nothing, which shows what his opponents accomplishments are.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A photo negative dated 28, March 1938. The photo is of a quarry in Peabody.
Topic: Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
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A reprint of an article form the Tuesday, October 27, 1959 issue of The Daily Boston Globe  about how it is improper for Mayor Philip C. O' Donnell to over see the Alcoholic Beverages Commission in Peabody. This is an ad for Michael J. Murtagh for was running for mayor of Peabody.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Constant Safety, Betterment, Zoning Association of West Peabody
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A letter by the Constant Safety, Betterment, Zoning Association of West Peabody, which sought to fight the Peabody City Council over the rezoning of four (4) areas in West Peabody.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody (Mass.)--West...
Peabody MA History Collection
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One 8" x 12" Photo of the Wilson House, Andover Street, Peabody
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)-History, Peabody (Mass.)-History--Pictorial works, Wilson House -- Peabody (Mass.)
Peabody MA History Collection
by Visiting Nurses Association of Peabody
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Visiting Nurse Association, Records The association held monthly meetings during this ten year period. The Visiting Nurse Association was incorporated on November 23, 1923. The first members were: Elizabeth Osborn, Sarah Moore, Mary P. Torrey, Fannie G. Taylor, Arabella Mudge, Lucy A. Davis and Adeline A. Little. The incorporation was witnessed by Justice of the Peace, Lyman P. Osborn. "The Corporation is constituted for the purpose of supplying the residents of Peabody with the services...
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody Visiting Nurse Association.
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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1888-1889 Peabody Town Directory
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Henry M. Meek Publishing Co.
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1910 Naumkeag Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Henry M. Meek
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1899-1900 Naumkeag Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Henry M. Meek Publishing Co.
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1905-1906 Naumkeag Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A street directory for Peabody for the year 1890-1891.  Includes:  Name Listings Location of Streets in Peabody
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Naumkeag Directory
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A street directory for Peabody for the year 1884-1885. 
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Henry M. Meek
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1903-1904 Peabody Directory. At the back are historical events in Peabody.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by F.C. Goodbridge
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Photograph of man in wagon labeled D. B. Lord. Beneath appear to be an another name, too shadowed to make out, followed by Furniture and Piano Mover, Peabody. In wagon is a tub, some sinks, and toilets. The photo was taken by F.C. Goodbridge.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History--Pictorial works.
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Henry M. Meek Publishing Co.
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1901-1902 City Directory for Peabody.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Henry M. Meek Publishing Co.
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1914 Naumkeag Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by R.L. Polk & Co
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1933-1934 R.L. Polk & Co. Street Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A collage about the dedication of the Peabody Post Office that was dedicated on 27, January 1940. Included in the collage is a picture of the post office along with pictures of James L. Sullivan, postmaster; and Thomas S. Waters, assistant postmaster.There is also a list of clerks and letter carriers. In the center is a picture of Congressman William Patrick Connery Jr. (August 24, 1888 – June 15, 1937) "whose untireing efforts secured Peabody a first class post office."
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--Post Office, Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Henry M. Meek Publishing Co.
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1886-1887 Peabody Directory from the Naumkeag Directory for the same year.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Henry M. Meek
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1907 Peabody Directory. At the back are historical events in Peabody.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by R.L. Polk & Co
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1936 R.L. Polk & Co. Street Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Henry M. Meek
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1901-1902 Naumkeag Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Sampson, Murdock, & Company
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A street directory for Peabody for the year 1886.  Includes:  Name Listings Location of Streets in Peabody Town Officers - 1885 Banks Churches Post Office Masonic Business Directory
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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Joseph Curtis Ryan (28, March 1914-13, November 1996) ran for Councillor-At-Large in Peabody at some point in the 1960s.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Henry M. Meek
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1907 Peabody Directory. At the back are historical events in Peabody.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Sampson, Davenport & Co.
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A street directory for Peabody for the year 1884.  Includes:  Name Listings Location of Streets in Peabody Town Officers - 1883 Banks Churches Post Office Masonic Business Directory
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by R.L. Polk & Co
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1931 R.L. Polk & Co. Street Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Henry M. Meek
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1897-1899 Naumkeag Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Henry M. Meek Publishing Co.
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1911 Naumkeag Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by The Henry M. Meek Publishing Co.
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1917 Naumkeag Directory. This is the Peabody section and no other towns are included here.
Topics: Peabody Directory, Peabody (Mass.), Peabody (Mass.)--History
Peabody MA History Collection
by Joseph B. O'Keefe
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A four (4) page political add from Joseph O'Keefe for the 1949 mayoral election in Peabody. Joseph O'Keefe become mayor in 1938 and would remain mayor until 1945. He was a democrat. Much of the information came from a booklet about the mayors of Peabody that was written by some of the Peabody Institute Library staff in 1991. O'Keefe was born in 1900 in Salem, MA and was raised at 18 Beckett Street. He attended Wallis Elementary School. He was one of six children. O'Keefe worked at a New York...
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by City of Peabody
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An invitation from the S. Howard Donnell. The invite is dated Monday, January 6, 1919 at 10 AM for Mayor Donnell's second term. Samuel Howard Donnell was born in Peabody on March 2, 1881. He would later graduate from Peabody High School and attend Boston University Law School where he eared a L.L.B (Legum Baccalaureus;or Bachelor of Laws) in 1902. Donnell was elected as a member of the Peabody School Committee in 1905 and was reelected in 1908 and served as the School Committee Secretary from...
Topics: Donnell S Howard (1881-1952), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
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A four (4) page ad for Frank L. Wiggin (1906-1980) who ran for mayor of Peabody in 1961. He was a Republican and Councilor-at-large for many years.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Committee for Honest Government
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A four page pamphlet printed by the Committee for Honest Government  who had Paul J. Liacos as chairman and Bernard W. Judge as vice-chairman. The pamphlet was to promote Michael J. Murtagh how was running for mayor of Peaboy against Philip C. O'Donnell.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by William E. Spence
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William E. Spence was elected as a Peabody Electric Light Commissioner and served from 1956-1975.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A political handout for Nicholas Mavroules who ran for mayor of Peabody and won. He was mayor from 1967 to 1978. He would later run for the House of Representatives from the 6th Congressional District  as a Democrat and served there from January 3, 1979, to January 3, 1993.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Committee to Re-Elect Mayor Edward T. Meaney
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Political ad for the reelection of Peabody Mayor Edward T. Meaney 1917-1980). He ran against Frank L. Wiggin (1906-1980). This ad is from circa 1964.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by William E. Spence
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William Edward Spence was elected as a Peabody Electric Light Commissioner and served from 1956-1975.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Committee for Common Sense Government
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Political ad for the election of Edward T. Meaney (1917-1980) for mayor of Peabody.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by City of Peabody
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An invitation from the S. Howard Donnell. The invite is dated Monday, January 1, 1917 at 10 AM. Samuel Howard Donnell was born in Peabody on March 2, 1881. He would later graduate from Peabody High School and attend Boston University Law School where he eared a L.L.B (Legum Baccalaureus;or Bachelor of Laws) in 1902. Donnell was elected as a member of the Peabody School Committee in 1905 and was reelected in 1908 and served as the School Committee Secretary from 1906-1911. He would be appointed...
Topics: Donnell S Howard (1881-1952), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
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Gerard G. McDuff (1913-2004) was elected to the  Peabody Municipal Light Plant from 1962-1979. This is one of the materials he used to get elected.
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Mary (Kyslowska) Lukinchook
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A mailer for Mary (Kyslowska) Lukinchook (May 1, 1915-May 22, 1994) who ran for the Peabody School Committee.  She lived at, the time of the mailer, 5 Fulton Street in Peabody. She lived for 22 years in Ward 5 and 22 in Ward 4.
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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A sticker for John A. Derba, Jr. ( -2015) who was running for Peabody Council of Ward 7. The sticker includes the phone number for the Police, Civil Defense, Fire Department and Hospital there are two blanks for Doctor and Drug Store.
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Joseph B. O'Keefe
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A speech by Joseph B. O'Keefe about how to lower the tax rate and fix the issues in Peabody. O'Keefe was running for mayor of Peabody against James E. McVann in 1936. O'Keefe would lose but become mayor in 1938 and would remain mayor until 1945. Much of the information came from a booklet about the mayors of Peabody that was written by some of the Peabody Institute Library staff in 1991. O'Keefe was born in 1900 in Salem, MA and was raised at 18 Beckett Street. He attended Wallis Elementary...
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
A political ad for Michael J. Murtagh who ran for mayor of Peabody.
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Joseph B. O'Keefe
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A form letter by Joseph B. O'Keefe. The letter invites individual homeowners, merchants and manufacturers to talk about how to lower tax rate and grow the economy. O'Keefe would  become mayor in 1938 and would remain mayor until 1945. Much of the information came from a booklet about the mayors of Peabody that was written by some of the Peabody Institute Library staff in 1991. O'Keefe was born in 1900 in Salem, MA and was raised at 18 Beckett Street. He attended Wallis Elementary School. He...
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Unknown
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Handout to promote  John A. Derba, Jr. ( -2015) who was running for Peabody City Council for Ward 7.
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Joseph W. Hawes
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A circular mailer for attorney Joseph W. Hawes (1921-1975) who ran for mayor of Peabody. 
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Nicholas Mavroules
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A political handout for Nicholas Mavroules who ran for mayor of Peabody and won. He was mayor from 1967 to 1978. He would later run for the House of Representatives from the 6th Congressional District  as a Democrat and served there from January 3, 1979, to January 3, 1993.
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Wiggin for Mayor Committee
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A four (4) page ad for Frank L. Wiggin (1906-1980) who ran for mayor of Peabody. He was a Republican and Councilor-at-large for many years.
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
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Peabody MA History Collection
by City of Peabody
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An inaugural tick for the balcony at Peabody City Hall to see S. Howard Donnell to be sworn in as mayor for another two year term.
Topics: Donnell S Howard (1881-1952), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by A. Richard Giangregorio
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A letter to the voters that A. Richard Giangregorio should be elected to represent Ward 7 in Peabody.
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Hawes for Mayor Committee
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A circular mailer for attorney Joseph W. Hawes (1921-1975) who ran for mayor of Peabody. 
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Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Peter A. Torigian
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A speech given by Mayor Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004). He was born in Peabody in 1936 and is the son of Andon and Sara (Andonian) Torigian. In High school he was the starting quarterback for two years and captain of the 1953 baseball team. In addition he played guard on the basketball team. He graduated in 1953 and was voted the "Best Male Athlete" by his peers. In 1996 he was elected to the Peabody High School Athletic Hall of Fame. After high school he joined the U.S. Marine's and...
Topics: Peter A. Torigian (1936-2004), Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and...
Peabody MA History Collection
by Wiggin for Mayor Committee
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An ad for Frank L. Wiggin (1906-1980) who ran for mayor of Peabody. He was a Republican and Councilor-at-large for many years.
Topics: Peabody (Mass.)--History, Peabody (Mass.)--History--Politics and government, Peabody...